Thomas D. Hanks served with the Latin America Mision from 1963 to 1989 as Professor of Hebrew Bible at the Latin America Biblical Seminary (now University). He did graduate studies at Wheaton Graduate School of Theology, Princeton Theological Seminary (B.D.), Garrett-Northwestern (M.A.) and Concordia Seminary (Th.D.). Since 1992 he has been Executive Director of Other Sheep, a multicultural ministry with sexual minorities. He also is author of 'The Subversive Gospel: A New Testament Commentary of Liberation' (Pilgrim Press, 2000).